Dr. Holly L. Thacker

Speaking of Women’s Health Column

Menopause and Symptoms

Healthy Aging During And After Menopause
Posted on May 15, 2017
Healthy Aging During And After Menopause

Please read Center for Specialized Women’s Health nurse Lillie McKinney’s guest column on menopause, aging and a new stage in life.

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Does Early Menstruation Mean Early Menopause?
Posted on February 10, 2017
Does Early Menstruation Mean Early Menopause?

Read Dr. Thacker’s column on risk factors for early menopause and issues associated with premature menopause and surgical menopause.

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Are Premenopausal "Cold Flashes" a Real Thing?
Posted on December 05, 2016
Are Premenopausal "Cold Flashes" a Real Thing?

Dr. Holly L. Thacker explains cold flashes and how they can affect women.

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Hot off the Press! Highlights from the 2015 National Menopause Society Meeting
Posted on October 29, 2015

Drs. Elim Shih and Heather Foreman discuss the latest groundbreaking medical updates for women, including highlights from the 2015 National American Menopause Society meeting and Addyi, the first medication for women suffering from low sexual desire.

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Female Sexual Empowerment
Posted on March 11, 2015
Female Sexual Empowerment

Read Dr. Michael Krychman, MD's column on female sexual empowerment. Dr. Krychman is an OB-GYN, sex therapist and leading women's sexual health expert. He has spoken out in favor of "Even the score" for women and sexual function therapies at the FDA level. The score is currently 26-0, which is 26 approved medicinal therapies for male sexual dysfunction and zero for women.

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Menopausal Hormone Therapy and the Longevity of Joint Replacements
Posted on February 18, 2015
Menopausal Hormone Therapy and the Longevity of Joint Replacements

Read Dr. Holly L. Thacker's article that discuss new research showing that postmenopausal women on menopausal hormone therapy have a higher success rate with total joint replacements.

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More Than a Feeling. Female Orgasm.
Posted on March 17, 2014 (Updated August 20, 2015)
More Than a Feeling. Female Orgasm.

Read Dr. Holly L. Thacker's column about female orgasm, female sexual dysfunction and on-label and off-label treatments.

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Women Deserve to Have Low Libido Treated!
Posted on January 09, 2014
Women Deserve to Have Low Libido Treated!

Read guest columnist Dr. Michael Krychman's, noted OB-GYN physician and sex therapist, exciting column on female sexual function, low libido and sexual therapy controversies.

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Trick or Treat? What Will Your Sex Life be Like After Age 50?
Posted on October 31, 2013 (Updated August 20, 2015)
Trick or Treat? What Will Your Sex Life be Like After Age 50?

Read Dr. Holly L. Thacker’s blog about female orgasm, female sexual dysfunction and on-label and off-label treatments.

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What Does Menopausal HT Have to Do With Politics? Are the WHI Investigators Collectivists?
Posted on October 06, 2013
What Does Menopausal HT Have to Do With Politics? Are the WHI Investigators Collectivists?

Read Dr. Holly L. Thacker’s blog post about the exaggerated, political controversies regarding menopausal hormone therapy in this post-Women’s Health Initiative era.

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